Dr Jessica FarrellProject Coordinator, Microbiologist, Whiteley Corporation, North Sydney, NSW, Australia

    Dr Jessica Farrell is a project coordinator and microbiologist investigating novel treatments for biofilm associated infections and contamination as part of an IMCRC grant in association with Whiteley Corporation and the University of Sydney.

    Her qualifications include a Diploma and Bachelor of Science (Honours class I) majoring in Microbiology and PhD from Western Sydney University.

    Her research interests focus around biofilms and their ability to contaminate surfaces and objects. She was awarded her doctoral thesis in 2018 for her research on the assessment of pathogenic biofilm contamination of high touch hospital surfaces and how this may influence hospital acquired infection.

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